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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records

California's first legislature, meeting in 1849–50, charged the Secretary of State to receive "…all public records, registered maps, books, papers, rolls, documents and other writings…which appertain to or are in any way connected with the political history and past administration of the government of California…" The California State Archives, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State, continues to serve in the spirit of those early instructions, providing a repository for the state's ...



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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Corrections
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Description:   Johnny Cash performs, in concert, at the Correctional Training Facility, at Soledad, CA (1980). Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : Corrections Videotape #307 Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Fish and Game
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Description: Documents the events surrounding the oil spill off Santa Barbara's coast. This oil spill led to subsequent environmental protection legislation. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number : F3498 Collection: Inventory of the Fish and Game Records Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Wrestling
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, People, Baseball players, Baseball
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Boxing, Sports
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Costumes, Automobiles
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Celebrations, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Governor's Office-Office of Emergency Services
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Description : Documents four local Los Angeles area hospitals attempts to develop greater disaster preparedness planning. The timeline of the film indicates that Dr. Alan Finley, pediatrician at Children's Hospital at USC reached out to other area hospitals to develop a region wide inter-hospital disaster preparedness plan and then held a mock training exercise. The film them depicts an earthquake that happened after the mock training named "Explo 71", that supposedly shows the...
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography, Rocks
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Wrestling, Signs and signage
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, World War, 1914-1918, Aviation
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Gardens
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Mountains, Roads
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Football, Football players, Athletes,...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Racetracks (Horse racing), Animals, Horses, Horse...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Racetracks (Horse racing), Animals, Horses, Horse...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Water Resources
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Additional Titles : Fire Story Description : Reporter, John Gibson, shows a behind the scenes look at a day in the life of a fire fighter, produced for local television. He trains with Fire Captain Ed Wagner of the California Division of Forestry Fire Station in Auburn, California. This training includes conducting a controlled burn near Beale Air Force Base, a moderate workout, and finally, fighting a brush fire. DWR had an in-house film department that regularly produced film segments for...
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Coasts, Ocean, Beaches, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Photographers, Photography--Equipment and supplies
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
Description: Fundraising speech by Governor Ronald Reagan held at the Veterans' Memorial Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa on October 25, 1967. The fee for attending the fundraiser at the time was $100. Source: 1 Tape of 1: 2 inch videotape Call Number: C125 Collection: Inventory of the Ronald Reagan Papers Rights : Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Beaches, Sports, Black-and-white photography, Women volleyball players
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Elephants
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Sports
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Buildings, Plants
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Ocean, Coasts, Beaches, Waves
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, People, Baseball players, Baseball
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Baseball, Baseball players, Action...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Wrestling
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Children, Statues, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (35mm)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, People, Camels
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Rodeos, People, Crowds
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Building and structures, Buildings
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Airplanes, Black-and-white photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California: Office of Emergency Services
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Description : The Hanley Fire took place in Calistoga in Napa County in 1964 and burned over 50,000 acres. This silent film documents that fire. This film appears to have been taken by the California Highway Patrol. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : 92-12-05 Collection : Inventory of the Records of the Governor's Office of Emergency Services . Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Fishes, Fishing
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Oil Industry, Petroleum...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sunset phenomena, Condensation trails
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Nature photography, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Exhibitions, Signs and signage, People
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Building and structures, Buildings
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Winter sports, Athletes
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Water Resources Control Board- Regional Water Quality Control Boards- Lahontan Region VI
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Description : This film addresses topics such as the Clean Water Act of 1972, or water pollution in California. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : 2007-021 Collection : Inventory of the Water Resources Control Board Records . Rights : Material is in the public domain. No Restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Department of Water Resources
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Description : Documents one of the worst floods in the history of California, the Christmas flood of 1964.  The flood had an particularly serious impact on the counties of Del Norte, Sonoma, Trinity, Siskiyou, Mendocino, and Humboldt.  The film documents the destruction of a bridge, home damage, and Governor Brown holding a meeting with state officials assessing the damage and developing a recovery plan.  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm  Call Number : 2015-154 Digitized by California...
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sunset phenomena, Condensation trails
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Signs and signage
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (5 x 7 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Aviation
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Corrections
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Description: Documents the opening of the Northern California Women's Prison in Stockton.   The prison operated until early 2003, when it was closed due to budget issues. Note: There are occasional dropouts and break up. Source: 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number: 1998-07-20/Corrections Videotape #4117 Rights: Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Aviation, Airplanes
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Celebrations, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Baseball, Baseball players
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Football, Football players, Athletes,...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Fireworks
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Camels, Circus, Costumes
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Wrestling, Crowds
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Racetracks, Farm equipment
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Football, Football players, Athletes,...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Birds, Photography of birds, Gulls, Crowds, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Football, Los Angeles Rams (Football team:...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Desert, Photography of clouds
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Boats
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)